Latest Blog Posts Tagged "Dementia"
December 01, 2016
Two recently published studies, one MJFF-funded, point to mutations in the GBA gene that may predispose some to cognitive problems with Parkinson's disease.
September 14, 2016
In this video, Dr. Dolhun talks about memory and thinking changes that can be associated with Parkinson's disease.
September 01, 2016
MJFF-funded trial evaluating a novel therapy to treat Parkinson's disease dementia is actively recruiting.
February 18, 2016
Ava Butler, a member of the Foundation community, shares what her husband's diagnosis of Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia has taught her.
November 17, 2015
MJFF's staff movement disorders specialist, Dr. Rachel Dolhun, answers questions on Lewy body dementia, the second most common form of progressive dementia.
August 13, 2015
MJFF's Dr. Jamie Eberling talks to Dave Iverson about what cognitive symptoms people with PD may experience and what new therapies are in development.
November 11, 2014
Memory problems and dementia are on the minds of many aging people— not just those with Parkinson's disease.
May 28, 2014
David Irwin, MD, from the University of Pennsylvania, answers questions from our last Webinar on the overlap between Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
May 06, 2014
Mark Frasier, PhD, VP of research programs at MJFF, discusses what we know about the overlap between Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
April 24, 2014
Michael Kinsley, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's 20 years ago, writes in The New Yorker about the cognitive symptoms of the disease.